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Go Manson Trojans!

Trojans ascend to first place in league!

TROJAN BASKETBALL REPORT

Score: Manson 67- Lake Roosevelt 50

Coach Erik Helleson reports:

Date: 01/25/13 Place: Lake Roosevelt

Record – League/Overall: 10-5 (5-2 League)

Significance of the game: For 1st Place in League

Individual highlights:

  • Paul Toolson: 21 Points, 3 assists, 4 steals
  • Salvador Leyva: 18 points, 10 rebounds, 5 assists, 4 steals
  • Alex Vanderholm: 21 points, 9 rebounds

Team Highlights: 17 steals, 21 assists

Despite missing our leading scorer, Olegario Orozco, our defensive pressure and a relentless offensive attack we avenged an earlier defeat to ascend to first place in league.

We emphasized attacking the basket and our guys did a fantastic job getting to the free throw line and finishing at the basket. We shot a season-best 53% from the field, led by Paul Toolson’s 70% shooting and perfect from the free throw line.

Although we shot extremely well, it was our pressure defense that helped produce our offense. We did a great job turning our 17 steals into instant offense.

Although we are currently sitting in first place there are three different teams only one game behind us and we have a difficult four-game stretch to finish out the regular season.

Next Game: HOME 01/29 w/Liberty Bell at 7 PM - A battle to stay in 1st place

Thank you for supporting the Manson Trojans!


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